News, Media & Events: Confederated Tribes Of The Colville Nation


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Press Releases and Fact Sheets

FEMA announced today that federal disaster assistance has been made available to supplement the tribe’s efforts in the areas affected by wildfires from July 12 to Aug. 8, 2021.
illustration of page of paper Press Release | December 22, 2021

NESPELEM, Wash. – The Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation and Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) have signed an historic agreement paving the way for a nation-t

illustration of page of paper Press Release | March 18, 2021